Benefits of Implementing a Pretrial Safety Program for Victims of Domestic Violence
Researchers evaluating the Judicial Oversight Demonstration found that it:
[note 1] The Judicial Oversight Demonstration was initiated by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women and NIJ. JOD was a field test with three main objectives: 1) provide consistent responses to domestic violence offenses, 2) coordinate victim advocacy and services, and 3) enforce strong offender accountability and monitoring. The evaluation was conducted by The Urban Institute.
Read the full report Judicial Oversight Demonstration: Culminating Report on the Evaluation and three accompanying reports:
Date Created: August 3, 2009